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What is the ready state of a process?

  • Q. What is the ready state of a process?
  • filter_dramaExplanation
    Answer is : A
    When process is unable to run until some task has been completed, the process is in blocked state and if process is using the CPU, it is in running state.

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    Answer is : B
    Those systems which allow more than one process execution at a time, are called multiprocessing systems. Uniprocessing means only one processor.
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